Recent Grants

Museums: FY 2017 Grants Panelists

Art Works – Panel A
July 12, 2016

Tom Butler
Retired Museum Director
Columbus, GA

Chanta Chhay
Grants and Sponsorship Manager
Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
Seattle, WA

Cecily Cullen
Managing Director and Curator, Center for Visual Art
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Denver, CO

Naima Keith
Deputy Director, Exhibitions and Programs
California African American Museum
Los Angeles, CA

Adam Levine
Assistant Director, Associate Curator of Ancient Art
Toledo Museum of Art
Perrysburg, OH

David Telepak (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Miami Beach, FL

Art Works – Panel B
July 12, 2016

Heather Ahtone    
James T. Bialac Associate Curator of Native American and Non-Western Art
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK

Donovan Beauchamp (Layperson)    
CEO
Avisar
Alexandria, VA

Mora Beauchamp-Byrd
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History and Curatorial Studies
Spelman College
Stockbridge, GA

Jordan Crandall
Professor of Visual Arts
University of California, San Diego
Whitewater, CA

Lisa Gold  
Independent Arts Consultant
New York, NY

Rebecca West  
Curator, Plains Indian Cultures and Plains Indian Museum
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Cody, WY

Art Works – Panel C
July 13, 2016

Jo-Anne Birnie Danzker   
Director
Frye Art Museum
Seattle, WA

Mary Bordeaux   
Museum Curator and Director of Cultural Affairs
Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation
Rapid City, SD

David Butler  
Executive Director
Knoxville Museum of Art
Knoxville, TN

Erik Neil    
Director
Chrysler Museum of Art
Norfolk, VA

Patricia Sinay (Layperson)   
Director, Policy, Partnerships, and Program Evaluation
Blue Star Families
Founder, Community Investment Strategies
Encinitas, CA

Christina Yang
Director of Public Programs
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Brooklyn, NY

Art Works II – Panel A
December 6, 2016

Doreen Bolger
Retired, Former Director
The Baltimore Museum of Art
Baltimore, MD

Paul Ha
Director, List Visual Arts Center
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Brookline, MA

Brett Knappe
Executive Director
Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art
St. Joseph, MO

Sarah Tanguy
Curator, Art in Embassies
U.S. Department of State
Washington, DC

David Telepak (Layperson)
Retired Partner
Ernst & Young LLP
Miami Beach, FL

Art Works II – Panel B
December 6, 2016

Anja Chávez
Director of University Museums
Colgate University
Hamilton, NY

Katie Geha
Director of the Art Galleries, Lamar Dodd School of Art
University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Robin Schuldt (Layperson)
Community Volunteer, Arts Patron
Simsbury, CT

John Wilson
Independent Arts and Nonprofit Consultant
San Diego, CA

Allison Wong
Interim Director/Deputy Director, Administration and Operations
Honolulu Museum of Art
Honolulu, HI

Art Works II – Panel C
December 7, 2016

Chris Bevis (Layperson)
Physicist
IBM Research
Los Gatos, CA

Shaun Giles
Educator for Community Engagement
Frist Center for the Visual Arts
Nashville, TN

Lisa Gold  
Independent Arts and Nonprofit Consultant
New York, NY

Sean O’Harrow
Director
University of Iowa Museum of Art
Iowa City, IA

Belinda Tate
Executive Director
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
Kalamazoo, MI

Carol Troyen
Independent Scholar
Kristin and Roger Servison Curator Emerita of American Paintings
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Brookline, MA

Art Works II – Panel D
December 7, 2016

Rod Bigelow
Executive Director & Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Rogers, AR

Valerie Fletcher
Independent Scholar and Researcher
Emeritus Senior Curator
Hirshhorn Museum
Springfield, VA

Robert Frankel
Retired Arts Administrator
Boca Rotan, FL

Shervone Neckles-Ortiz
Interdisciplinary Artist
Artist Support Manager
Joan Mitchell Foundation
Queens Village, NY

Patricia Sinay (Layperson)
Principal, Consultant
Community Investment Strategies
Encinitas, CA